The innovation intensity of small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in Germany has almost halved to 1.6 per cent since 1995.
On 24 February, BIO Deutschland held its first board meeting of 2015 in Berlin. The board members discussed the association’s development, as well as the direction and concrete steps to be taken in 2015.
Once again this year, the biotech sector’s CFO Summit, which was held for the ninth time, focused on the difficult financing situation faced by German biotechnology companies.
BIO Deutschland, the German Association for Small and Medium-sized Businesses, and other members of the SME Alliance attended a small meeting with Johanna Wanka, Federal Minister of Education and Research.